Li-ion battery demand to surge

By Mark Watts
Published: Thursday, 03 December 2009

Market expected to hit $8,000m. by 2015 driven by electric vehicles demand

The market for lithium-ion batteries in transportation has been forecast to increase to $8,000m. in annual sales by 2015 from about $878m. in 2010, driven by the growth of plug-in hybrid and all-electric vehicles, according to a new report.


These vehicles contain much larger battery packs than conventional...

This is a preview of the full article

Our market news and price data is reserved for registered users only.

Current customer? Login now

All of our industrial minerals price data and news is now available only through our new platform. Learn more about the intelligence we offer by visiting our Fastmarkets flagship website. If you are familiar with our reliable and trusted intelligence, fill out a request a quote form today to hear from our friendly sales staff who will create a custom license for you.


Interested in lithium prices? We now offer lithium prices and coverage free for reference. Click here to read all about it.

Interested in the wider electrification market?
Join our growing community of participants who want to learn more about electrification and how this market is developing.